|Poodleplay Arkestra - Windy Miller's Cocaine Years EP [BFW003] - BFW Recordings|
First recorded output from Manchester (England) based combo.
Keywords: ambient; experimental
|Scans - The Crisis Project|
A beautiful piece of thumping yet quite ambient electronica from The Crisis Project.
Keywords: bfw; electronica; ambient
|Bad Weather [BFW085] - Ekofisk|
a deeply chilled ambient EP from Ekofisk. 'Bad Weather' is a collection of slow, warm ambient songs that wash over you. A beautiful EP.
Keywords: ambient; chill; bfw; ekofisk
|Captain Future Rock [BFW114] - Kamin|
The debut release from Kamin is a fantastic electronic journey. There is a nice mix on this album - from dark electronica with real "synth-y" synths and real drums to beautiful ambient landscapes. My description does this album no justice, so I would suggest you have a listen and judge for yourself!
Keywords: electronic; dark; ambient; bfw
|They Live [BFW142] - Eko_Fisk|
Eko_fisk returns to BFW with a stunning new atmospheric ambient EP. A collection of four beautiful songs, two of which feature KIR.
Keywords: bfw; ekofisk; ambient
The debut release on BFW from Hadrocodium Wui is of course a compilation of the best tracks from some of the last ten years. This is quite unique and therefore hard to define, but here goes... This album has a chilled ambient background but is coupled with mixed up beats and percussion and an intensity and even a maniacal quality to some of the instrumentation. It draws from a whole range of influences, which makes it an ideal addition to the BFW catalogue...
Keywords: ambient; glitch; experimental
|Meditation For Sea Turtles - i AM esper|
The third release on BFW from i AM esper is another album of heavy guitar drones. As the title suggests, these are much more hypnotic and meditative than the first two releases. But as with those releases, you can lose yourself in the noise. We have much more to come from i AM esper over the next few months.
Keywords: bfw, drone, experimental, ambient
|Teenager [BFW084] - The Danger Girl Starship|
The debut release on BFW recordings by The Danger Girl Starship. This is a chilled EP of lilting and echoing guitar songs - lovely stuff!
Keywords: bfw, ambient, chill, guitar
|Sinequanone - Maybe Starry Skies|
The debut EP on BFW from Maybe Starry Skies. This is a collection of three instrumental songs with influences from indie and shoegaze - this is a beautiful laidback EP. "After many years playing punk-rock in several bands, I recently started a new musical project based on instrumental pieces of music, inspired by post-rock, movies, and emotional atmospheres. Maybe Starry Skies could be defined as music to listen on the road, when the night has fallen, travelling to unknown cities...
Keywords: ambient; indie; shoegaze; bfw
|Post Human Era - To Build A Fire [BFW033] - BFW recordings|
Post Human Era is the work of brothers Daniel and Michael Finfer. The is music best described as "post-pop". Influenced by artists such as Radiohead, Death Cab for Cutie, and Sigur Rós, their music contains elements of ambient, electro-pop, and post-rock music.
Keywords: indie, shoegaze, ambient, pop
|Digital Sun [BFW081] - Lyften|
The debut release on BFW from Lyften is a stunning ambient electronica EP. This is a fine, chilled mix of ambient, IDM and microbeats.
Keywords: bfw; lyftem; ambient; IDM
|The Greatest Game Titles Never Heard [BFW078] - Anthing|
Anthing returns with another fantastic EP of electronica. Mixed up beats and lush, ethereal strings - think of classic Aphex Twin at his ambient best.
Keywords: ambient; IDM; bfw
|Carl Sagan's Ghost - Especially For Them [BFW052] - BFW recordings|
Total running time: 41:43 All sounds by Daniel Davis. Vocal Sample, Part 2: www.archive.org/details/l-invitation-au-voyage Album photography and artwork by Jourdan Laik A deeply atmospheric ambient album. Daniel Davis has created a mesmerizing album of lush, electronic, ambient landscapes. CARL SAGAN'S GHOST ON THE WEB: carlsagansghost.com/(includes links to download previous albums)
Keywords: ambient, landscape, bfw, recordings
|Photosynthesis [BFW089] - piper_ben|
We are delighted to welcome piper_ben to BFW recordings! His debut EP on BFW is an interesting mix of experimental ambient and mixed up house.
Keywords: ambient; IDM; house; beats; bfw; piper_ben; experimental; ambient dub
|Pillars Of Creation - Amygdala|
To celebrate our 4th birthday, we bring you our 200th release - the fantastic new album from Amygdala. Pillars Of Creation is Amygdala's 6th release on BFW recordings and follows on from the previous five albums - a nice mix of ambient electronica with hints of psy trance and ambient dub. Give your ears a treat and download it right now! Amygdala is the stage name of László Néder from Hungary. He has been playing the guitar for 20 years and is a member of a rockband, but he started to making ...
Keywords: amygdala; projects; bfw; ambient; electronica; psy; trance; IDM; ambient dub
|Time [BFW119] - Bing Satellites|
Bing Satellites returns with the fourth release in as many months. 'Time' is an ambient album but it is emotive and psycheldelic, touched by Bing's love of shoegaze and experimental music. The sounds on this album come from a wide variety of sources - synths, laptop, guitar, clapped ot old keyboards and objects lying around Bing's studio in Manchester.
Keywords: bfw; bing satellites; ambient; experimental
|Hector's Metamorphosis [BFW128] - Poodleplay Arkestra|
A new release from Poodleplay Arkestra is something we always look forward to and this is no exception. 'Hector's Metamorphosis' is an extraordinary collection of six songs. Peaceful, beautiful and whimsical,Poodleplay Arkestra manages to pack so much into 16 minutes. Tell your friends - there is a new Poodleplay Arkestra EP! Poodleplay Arkestra EPs - http://www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/PoodleplayArkestra/HectorsMetamorphosis http://www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/PoodleplayArkestra/Conversatio...
Keywords: bfw; poodleplay arkestra; ambient; experimental
|Anthing - Although We Could Have Done Better [BFW054] - BFW recordings|
A wonderful slice of electronic music from Finland. The second release on BFW from Anthing. "This ep is really personal and includes a mess of motion that I've experienced through this year. Mainly my work situation has been pushing my mind crazy but now I'm leaving that behind and hopefully it starts getting better. I know it will." - Anthing OTHER RELEASES: 'Slip Deep' [BFW048] Released 19 April 2010
Keywords: ambient, IDM, bfw, recordings, anthing
|Like A Ray Of Light [BFW074] - SineRider|
For his latest release on BFW recordings, SineRider delivers an ambient masterpiece. The shoegaze element is still there, but this is an album expansive psychedelic ambience. RELEASES: Binary Flowers [BFW012] 27 July 2009 December Embers [BFW036] 17 February 2009 Follow The Powerlines [BFW049] 26 April 2010 Album In A Day [BFW069] 30 August 2010 (includes one track by SineRider) SINERIDER ON THE WEB: sinerider.newgrounds.com
Keywords: bfw, sinerider, ambient, shoegaze, chill
|Tryptamine EP [BFW102] - Entheogen|
Entheogen returns to BFW with an EP of chilled out, psychedelic electronica.
Keywords: bfw; entheogen; ambient; IDM; electronica
Downloads: 174 (1 review)
|No Beginning No End [BFW1437] - Elypixa|
Elypixa returns to BFW with a fantastic collection of glitchy electronic ambience.
Keywords: ambient; glitch; electronica; bfw; elypixa
|The Sound Of Anything - JCM|
JCM returns with another chilled album 'The Sound Of Anything'. This is a collection of smooth ambience following on from 2009's 'Scenes' but with more instrumentation.
Keywords: ambient; bfw; jcm; chilled; electronic
|Too Late For The Peace - Elypixa|
The first release on BFW recordings from Elypixa. 'Too Late For The Peace' is lush IDM - ambient, glitchy and immensely beautiful. Elypixa is a self-taught composer of electronic music, he has very distant English origins... He lives in France and has been composing since 2000. He does not know music theory, he knows very little in music itself! His favorite sentence is : "Any wrong note played is an awkward false note...
Keywords: bfw, elypixa, IDM, ambient, glitch
|dep [BFW111] - dep|
The latest experimental electronic album from dep. dep uses a wide variety of sounds and techniques to create some very entertaining and original music. While at times very chilled, this music is immense - it appears to fill a huge physical space while all the while getting inside you head. We are honoured to share this album with you.
Keywords: bfw; electronic; ambient; glitch; experimental
|Pariah EP - Chris Pettit|
This is lovely stuff! 'Pariah' is collection of four chilled songs. At times reminiscent of Tangerine Dream, Ulrich Schnauss and a chilled Tom Middleton, this has a warm feel to it. Sit back and enjoy! Written and produced by Chris Pettit mastered by Christopher Leary at Melograf
Keywords: ambient; chill; idm; electronica; bfw
|Buben - Emblem [BFW027]|
Deeply experimental music from Vladislav Buben. Atmospheric and city sounds.
Keywords: buben, emblem, drone, ambient, experimental
|Metamorphium - Amygdala Projects|
The third release on BFW from Amygdala Projects is an EP of grandiose ambient electronica. László Néder has once again brought an expertly crafted mix of film soundtrack tension, ambient dub and chilled psychedelic ambience. Amygdala Projects is the stage name of László Néder from Hungary. He has been playing the guitar for 20 years and is a member of a rockband called TerraLuna. He started to making electronic music about 5 years ago, first time just "for the living room"...
Keywords: bfw; amygdala projects; ambient; electronica
|Ear-ly Vibes - The Amygdala|
The new album from The Amygdala. Hungarian producer László Néder delivers another electronic / psy trance masterpiece, his seventh release on BFW. Watch the video More: soundcloud.com/laszloneder
Keywords: amygdala; bfw; ambient; psy; electronic
|OnSpiderPark - Atoms [BFW011] - BFW recordings|
Fantastic stuff! The long awaited debut EP from infamous Manchester DJ and producer OnSpiderPark. Deeply chilled, hypnotic ambient electronica that needs to be turned up loud!
Keywords: onspiderpark; atoms; ambient; deep; electronica
|Piano Cascades [BFW100] - Bing Satellites|
Bing Satellites starts the year with an EP of ambient piano songs. These four songs are based around generative loops where each note is played on a loop, the length of that loop varying according to its pitch. They are sparse and beautiful.
Keywords: bing satellites; bfw; ambient; piano
Downloads: 379 (1 review)
|To The Stars [BFW090] - Oneiro|
Oneiro returns with a fantastic collection of beautiful songs somewhere near ambient shoegaze, plus two remixes by Cj Lee and Bing Satellites. Another great free download from BFW recordings.
Keywords: ambient, indie, shoegaze, oneiro, bfw
|episode:one [BFW118] - a:urban|
The debut on BFW from Berlin based producer a:urban. A deep electronic EP that mixes dark ambient, ambient shoegaze with harder drum and bass beats (even if those beats aren't at the front of the mix). We hope to have more from a:urban in the future.
Keywords: bfw; a:urban; ambient; IDM; electronica
|Daughters [BFW110] - The Danger Girl Starship|
The Danger Girl Starship has returned with a darker deep release, same ambient style as his previous release 'Teenager'.
Keywords: guitar; ambient; chill; danger girl starship; bfw
The new ambient EP from Swedish producer Meteer. More of what we have come to expect from Meteer - crisp, minimalist ambient electronic soundscapes that are quiet and beautiful. Another fantastic free download from BFW recordings. Meteer is Björn Asserhed from Sweden, also known as 'Meteer' has been making electronic music for many years. He is part of the Linköping based music collective 'Dogma Noveau' and has done a couple of net releases, collaborative projects, some remixes and live perfor...
Keywords: ambient; electronic; soundscape; minimalist; bfw; meteer
|In Love - Zanoides|
Zanoides return to BFW with a fantastic album of unique and warm electronica. It's been a long time coming but it is definitely worth the wait! Zanoides are: Perdido, Thomas and Zanardi. Recorded between December 2009 and June 2011 - Araraquara and São Carlos, Brazil.
Keywords: bfw; zanoides; electronica; IDM; ambient; experimental
|JCM - Scenes [BFW021]|
The debut release from UK producer JCM is a lovely slice ambient shoegaze electronica.
Keywords: bfw, recordings, ambient, electronica, shoegaze, jcm, scenes
|Echo [BFW101] - Maybe Starry Skies and False Awakening|
"echo" is a split album between Maybe Starry Skies and False Awakening, who share the same love for instrumental acoustic music, as well as ambient post-rock and emotional atmospheres. Cover photography by Julien Roumagnac © (roumagnac.net)
Keywords: ambient; experimental; chill; post-rock; bfw
Downloads: 1,583 (1 review)
|The Amygdala feat. Emygdalion - The Amygdala|
The eighth album on BFW from the various incarnations of The Amygdala. This album is electric from the word go. 39 minutes of energizing electronica from Hungarian producer László Néder. More info: www.bfwrecordings.com/releases/AmygdalaProjects/Emygdalion/ Amygdala on the web: soundcloud.com/laszloneder www.myspace.com/amygdalaprojects
Keywords: amygdala; emygdalion; bfw; electronic; psy; ambient
|Unless [BFW-79] - Meteer|
After 'Geography', his recent collaboration with Closer Contact, Meteer returns with this new solo EP. This is a stunning collection of deeply chilled, experimental ambient pieces. OTHER RELEASES: Geography (with Closer Contact) [BFW064] Released 9 August 2010 METEER ON THE WEB: soundcloud.com/meteer
Keywords: meteer, bfw, ambient, abstract, experimental, IDM
|Snowfall [BFW124] - Cluster One|
The debut on BFW recordings by Cluster One is a two pieces of quiet, abstract ambience.
Keywords: ambient; abstract; experimental; bfw; cluster one
|The Silent Committee - Staring At The Sea [BFW055] - BFW recordings|
All songs written, arranged, performed, recorded & produced by Chris Fordham. Original artwork by Chris Fordham. 'Staring At The Sea', 'Waves', & 'Descent' - Watercolour on canvas. For up to date info on The Silent Committee, more downloads etc. Myspace - http://www.myspace.com/thesilentcommittee Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Silent-Committee/351475553288?ref=ts Photoblog - http://chrisfordham496.blogspot.com Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/ChrisFordham
Keywords: silent, committee, bfw, recordings, ambient, soundtrack
|Geography 1 + 2 Live Sessions - Closer Contact + Meteer|
Recorded live at PomPom Festival, Norrkoping, Sweden, July 2011. Thanks to Mattias Engstrom for additional live recording and to Lena Larsson for the photography. Closer Contact and Meteer have taken their Geography project to a live setting. The result is an album of sparse beauty, of layered ambience and glitchy electronics. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Geography-project/224621654234316
Keywords: ambient; chill; glitch; IDM; electronica; soundscape; live
|Twenty Five [BFW099] - i AM esper|
The seventh release on BFW from i AM esper is perhaps the most melodic and accessible. This is much more melancholic and ambient in places. More delicate than some of the heavy drones we have heard in the past. A pretty damned wonderful EP!
Keywords: ambient; drone; guitar; bfw; i am esper
|Album In A Day volume 2 - 19 March 2011 [BFW116] - various artists|
After the resounding success of Album In A Day volume 1, we quickly decided that we would have to try this again some time. So earlier this year, we invited musicians from around the world to each write and record a completely new song, from scratch on 19 March 2011. All the songs would be collected together the next day and released as a free download and bit torrent on Monday 21 March 2011. The response has been phenomenal! 27 songs from musicians all over the world and a wide range of styles ...
Keywords: bfw; ambient; experimental; house; indie; shoegaze; IDM
|Zerrian [BFW131] - Amygdala Projects|
Amygdala Projects returns to BFW recordings with an epic new album. Nearly an hour of electronica somewhere between ambient dub and psy trance. Wonderful stuff!
Keywords: bfw; amygdala projects; ambient; psy trance
|A Crossing Of Paths - Tange / Bing Satellites|
The first collaboration between ambient musicians Tange and Bing Satellites - hopefully the first of many. You may know Bing Satellites from his many releases here on BFW recordings. Many of you will be aware of Tange through his catalogue of beautiful ambient music, some of which you can download for free from the wonderful Earth Mantra netlabel. Others will know him through his radio show Mysterious Semblance on StillStream which airs weekly on Friday at midnight UK time (6pm CST)...
Keywords: bfw; tange; bing satellites; ambient; experimental; soundscape
|I Heard Something In The Distance volume 7 - a BFW Recordings sampler [BFW112] - BFW recordings|
Original cover photograph by Fiona Burgin The seventh compilation from BFW recordings, featuring music from current and future BFW releases, from December 2010 to March 2011. This is probably the most ambient compilation we have released so far, although there are elements of indie guitar noise and glitchy electronics thrown in there for good measure. All in all, a great album showcasing the wide range of music we release - all available to download for free from BFW recordings.
Keywords: bfw; ambient; electronic; IDM; indie; experimental
|Ketsa-Eleven - BFW Recordings|
New mini album from one of London's most inventive producers. The mix of electronics and live instruments and the fusion of many styles produces a sound unique to Ketsa. A soundtrack to an imaginary movie.
Keywords: ketsa; eleven; bfw; ambient; experimental; samples; electronic
|Lifelong [BFW127] - Vapor Lanes|
Mastered by Andrew Horton Art by Victor Duarte The debut on BFW recordings from Vapor Lanes is an EP of intense, grainy electronica.
Keywords: bfw; vapor lanes; ambient; electronica; idm
|Singles [BFW096] - Slylab|
Slylab, once a solo project is now a fully-fledged band. Hailing from Indionesia, they bring a bright mixture of ambient shoegaze and pop electronica to their first full release on BFW recordings.
Keywords: ambient; shoegaze; pop; indonesia; bfw; slylab